Need Some Inspiration? What to Watch, Read, Play and Listen to Now

Upcoming Streaming:

The 1975
Friday 5/8 • 2 p.m. ET
Band chat on Twitter

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UFC 249
Sunday 5/9 • 10 p.m. ET
Streaming pay-per-view on ESPN+

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The Struts
Sunday 5/10 • 3 p.m. ET
Streaming on YouTube

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Rise Up New York
Monday 5/11 • 7 p.m. ET
Streaming nationally on CNBC

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The Best Reads to Lose Yourself:

Beartown
It’s no secret that sports bring people together. In this story of a small forest town, a man-made ice rink and a team of young athletes kept hopes high in a small town with a big dream — to win the junior ice hockey final.

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King of the World
Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero. The best-selling biography of Muhammad Ali, this book takes a close look at one of the best boxers of all time.

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Open
According to The New York Times, “one of the most passionately anti-sports books ever written by a superstar athlete.”

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The Blind Side
Evolution of a Game. A compelling story about a young man who takes up football and school after a rich, white, Evangelical family plucks him from the streets.

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The Best Virtual Games to Play:

Psych!
Outwit your friends

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Heads Up!
Play Heads Up! with your friends on Houseparty

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Monopoly
Monopoly is the classic fast-dealing property trading game

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Quiplash
Similar to Cards Against Humanity, Quiplash is a game of wit

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Our Favorite Podcasts Right Now:

Song Exploder
A podcast where musicians take apart their songs, and piece by piece, tell the story of how they were made.
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The Ringer – The Bill Simmons Podcast
The Bill Simmons Podcast, is an interview show hosted by Simmons, featuring other Ringer writers and podcast hosts as well as athletes, filmmakers, comedians, and pop culture figures.
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Musicalsplaining
A podcast for people who love musicals (and also for people who hate musicals).
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Sugar Calling
A new Times audio series called “Sugar Calling,” hosted by the best-selling author Cheryl Strayed. Each week, Cheryl will call a writer she admires in search of insight and courage.
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